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Families apart : migrant mothers and the conflicts of labor and love

Author: Geraldine Pratt; Philippine Women Centre of B.C.
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How temporary migration programs haunt the lives of families long after they have reunited

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine Pratt; Philippine Women Centre of B.C.
ISBN: 9780816669981 0816669988 9780816669998 0816669996
OCLC Number: 816484860
Description: xxxv, 263 p. : ill
Contents: Enterprising women, failing children: living within the contradictions of neo(liberalism) --
Waiting and the trauma of separation --
Listening to mothers' stories --
Creating new spaces of politics: Nanay: a testimonial play --
Acting on attachments: intimate witness to state violence in the Philippines.
Responsibility: Geraldine Pratt, in collaboration with the Philippine Women Centre of British Columbia.
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"Families Apart is a remarkable and elegant achievement demonstrating beautifully the power of theorizing 'the concrete, ' the inseparability of 'the global and the intimate, ' and the all too rarely Read more...

 
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